Health Literacy Intensive Workshops

​27/03/2019 at Griffith University, Logan Campus and 28/03/2019 at Richlands Lions, 09:00-16:00. Free to participate but registration needed (click on venue links)

This event is appropriate for health practitioners and community workers.

This workshop explores health literacy at multiple levels. Participants explore strategies and tools to improve client/patient understanding of written and spoken health information. Participants then identify how they can embed organisation-wide health literacy strategies into systems, operations, planning and workforce development.

Course outcomes – on completion of this course participants will be able to:

• Identify principles of health literacy and models of practice.

• Apply tools to improve clients’ understanding of health information.

• Identify where their organisation can best undertake action on health literacy.

Presenter: Siri Gunawardana, Centre for Culture, Ethnicity and Health (CEH)

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